Maud Branly holds a B.A. in Modern Literature from Sorbonne Nouvelle University and a H.N.D of Audiovisual Production from Efficom. She began her career at Patrick Spica Production where she was in charge of production scheduling. In December 2006, she became EMEA Sales Coordinatoor for Dic Entertainment/Cookie Jar. Then she joined Lagardere Active as Executive Buyer in February 2009 where she was in charge of acquisitions of animated series. In January 2014, she was appointed Head of Acquisitions for all the channels of Lagardère Active TV Division comprised of : Gulli, TiJi, Canal J, June, MCM, Santa Claus Channel, in France and worldwide. Since January 2016, she is Deputy Director of Acquisitions for youth content.